Justin Gerdes is an independent journalist specializing in energy and the environment based in the San Francisco Bay Area. His work has appeared at the Guardian, Yale Environment 360, Forbes.com, MotherJones.com, Smithsonian.com, Chinadialogue, the Christian Science Monitor, Ensia, and GreenBiz.com, among others. Follow him on Twitter: https://twitter.com/JustinGerdes
Denmark boasts the world's most aggressive clean energy targets. By 2020, half the country's power will come from wind turbines; by 2050, Denmark aims to be fossil fuel-free. In this book, you'll meet the Danish policymakers, companies, and entrepreneurs working to build the economy for a carbon-constrained world.
This is a report on the continuing controversy over Los Angeles officialdom's obsession with expanding and extending the 710 freeway corridor to accommodate freight traffic from the ports, despite the harm it already causes communities along the route, and in spite of the alternatives offered to more-of-the-same.